Renfrewshire Council

Ward 7: Johnstone South, Elderslie and Howwood

Candidate's NameDescriptionElected at Stage NumberFirst preference votes received
John CaldwellScottish Labour Party11,300
John HoodScottish Labour Party3823
Stephen McGeeScottish National Party8753
Iain McMillanScottish Labour Party11,361

John Caldwell, John Hood, Stephen McGee and Iain McMillan elected.

Total Votes Cast5,510
Percentage of Poll42.89%

Rejected ballot papers

ReasonNumber of papers
Which does not bear a unique identifying mark in a form that is capable of being read by electronic means0
On which the figure "1" standing alone is not placed so as to indicate a 1st preference for some candidate97
On which the figure "1" standing alone indicating a 1st preference is set opposite the name of more than one candidate20
On which anything is written or marked by which the voter can be identified except the printed number and other unique identifying mark on the back0
Which is unmarked or void for uncertainty12
Total number of ballot papers rejected129